Kendall Ward aka Shorty

Kendall "Shorty" Ward

Born in Raritan, NJ and raised in Paterson, NJ comedian Shorty has been blazing the comedy scene for more than 10 years. Most recently, Shorty has filmed a television pilot for BET called “Busted” (aired April 12, 2008-check for more details), performed at the 2008 Los Angeles Comedy Festival, filmed an appearance for BET’S NOTARIZED (aired New Year’s Eve 2008) and graced the stages of Talant’s (It’s Just Comedy Tour) and Hot 97’s DJ Cipha Sounds Comedy show at Comix in Manhattan, NY. Shorty is also a regular at the Wendy Williams Comedy Experience and Ed Lover’s and Friends Comedy Show at Carolines. Shorty’s awesome talent was first noticed by Bill Belamy in (1997) at New Jersey’s Peppermint Lounge, Shorty has since molded his craft in to quick-witted, off-the-cuff, make-your-face-hurt kind of comedy enjoyed by all.

Kendall "Shorty" WardAudiences throughout Canada, Bermuda and across the US have been left gasping for air following Shorty’s performances at Carolines (NY), Rascal’s (NJ), Miami Improv (FL), Jokes n’ Notes (IL), LA Improv (CA), Laugh Factory (LA & NY), and the FunnyBone Comedy Club (OH & VA). Working alongside comedians Mike Epps, Michael Blackson, J. Anthony Brown, Bill Bellamy, Talent, Tony Roberts and Andrew Kennedy, just to name a few; Shorty continues to perfect his skill and leave audiences demanding more. Shorty attributes his success not only to his hard work and perseverance but also to the support of his friends and family, who continue to keep him highly motivated and focused on continued success. To contact Shorty or get information on upcoming performances please visit